Diwata Straight Holder (Mother of Pearl Shell & Paua Shell)
Diwata is made from Kamagong (Ironwood) wood and Mother of Pearl shell and Paua shell inlay fitted with nickel insert.
Nickel insert that can fit any nib size
Approximately 8.5 inches long and weighs 18 grams
Wide 3.5/8 inch (11mm) neck grip
Widest part of the body is 5/8 inches
Please note that each pen will have a different shell color and pattern, andsome Kamagong wood will be darker and some lighter color.The variations in their colors can only be made by nature andwill not affect its functionality but does verify its authenticity.
Php7,000 or USD175.00
(price is for one holder only)
Purchase together with CalligraPad and save Php100 or USD2.50
CalligraPad - 80 sheets of 8.5" x 11" ivory smooth and bleed-proof paper perfect for dip pen calligraphy; padded for easy and smooth tearing.
Comes with @the_md_writes Copperplate exemplar and guide sheets
Purchase together with Vintage Nibs Set and save Php200 or USD5.00
Set of 12 assorted Vintage Nibs
Php7,500 or USD187.50
Purchase together with Curiosity Vintage Nibs Set and CalligraPad and save Php400 or USD10.00
Php7,700 or USD192.50
The white Mother of Pearl shell inlay of this holder reminds me of the mystical Diwatas (fairies) of Philippine folklore. Diwatasare beautiful, compassionate and gentle beings and believed to be guardian spirits of nature.